Oct 7, 2012 9:00am PDT
carolyn johnson has more. >>> it's estimated 3,000 women around the world are infected with h.i.v. every day. a imagine of those cases are in sub sahara, africa. but now this team in menlo park are developing a gel they believe will cut those numbers dramatically. >> it's a two-part gel. when applied to the site, it will stick for such a long time, at the same time it is two drugs, one effective against hiv and the other effective. >> it is to protect women during intercourse from hiv and hsv, a form of genital herpes also rampant in africa. it would be an alternative in male-dominated cultures that sometimes discourage the use of condoms. >> therefore you want to empower the women to take charge of their own health. >> the project recently received a boost from the national institute of health. in july it awarded them a half million dollars grant to fund the research for two years. >> they believe the combination therapy could be particularly effective because hsv-2 infections leave women more vulnerable to contracting hiv. if you can reduce the one, you also reduce the other. >> in fac
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football, that would be san jose state spartans. this was defensive battle. travis johnson stripped quarterback and they recover. here we go. not a lot of offense in the first quarter. david looks like he is going to get it and passes it off and make an outstanding one-handed grab. spartans led in the half. navy with play action, osborn, jr. picks off miller. then in the fourth, last chance for navy. fourth and 7, san jose holds it to 144 yards in total offense and improving to 4-1, shutting them out 12-0 your final. >> cal and arizona state, rough season for jeff teford. nine yard td pass and cal trails at the half. offense couldn't get anything going. sacked six times. 126 yards and one touchdown. we might as well show it to you, maynard to his brother, allen, arizona answers. he finds him again. 22 yards on the touchdown and cal falls to 1-4 losing to 27-17. >> we outplayed us in a lot of areas. it was disappointing to lose a game. we have to go back to work. that is what i told the team. we need to improve. >> jets in new york to take on 49ers. raiders are taking on the broncos.